Epidemiology: Dimensions of Superspreading

ArticleinNature 438(7066):293-5 · December 2005with8 Reads
Impact Factor: 41.46 · DOI: 10.1038/438293a · Source: PubMed
Abstract

Analyses of contact-tracing data on the spread of infectious disease, combined with mathematical models, show that control measures require better knowledge of variability in individual infectiousness.